Shield: From the provincial seal of Negros Occidental where the City is located.
Trees: "Bangkal" tree that once grew in abundance in the town, after which city is named. Likewise, serve as reminder for townspeople of Kabankalan to embark on long-term programs for rehabilitation of the environment coupled with sustainable development.
Triangle: Northern, southern and eastern bearings of road arteries making the City as crossroads of people and things, commercial, cultural and others.
Sun and thirty two (32) sun rays : Government authority, derived from the people with vigor, determination and courage to achieve for themselves and their posterity the benefits of freedom within permissive will of Almighty God. Thirty two (32) Barangays comprising the City.